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Etymology 1Edit

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DeterminerEdit

atta

  1. that's the; that's a
Usage notesEdit

Used only in expressions like atta boy and atta girl.

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Hindi आटा (āṭā, flour, farina, dough).

NounEdit

atta (uncountable)

  1. (India) A type of wholegrain flour from the Indian subcontinent.
    • 2008, Amitav Ghosh, Sea of Poppies, Penguin 2015, p. 7:
      Kabutri, in the meanwhile, had kneaded some atta and rolled out a few real rotis.

AnagramsEdit


ChoctawEdit

VerbEdit

atta

  1. to live

GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

atta

  1. Romanization of 𐌰𐍄𐍄𐌰

ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

atta

  1. feminine singular of atto

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *átta (father). Cognates include Hittite 𒀜𒋫𒀸 (attas), Gothic 𐌰𐍄𐍄𐌰 (atta), Old Church Slavonic отьць (otĭcĭ) and Ancient Greek ἄττα (átta).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

atta m (genitive attae); first declension

  1. father (term of respect for an old man)

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative atta attae
Genitive attae attārum
Dative attae attīs
Accusative attam attās
Ablative attā attīs
Vocative atta attae

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Old SwedishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse átta, from Proto-Germanic *ahtōu, from Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw.

NumeralEdit

ātta

  1. eight

DescendantsEdit

  • Swedish: åtta

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

atta

  1. vocative singular of attan

TurkishEdit

NounEdit

atta

  1. singular locative of at

YagaraEdit

PronounEdit

atta

  1. I

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